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As an early mover planning to offer key in-space transportation and infrastructure services, Momentus is at the forefront of the commercialization of space. With an experienced team of aerospace, propulsion, and robotics engineers, Momentus has developed a cost-effective and energy-efficient in-space transport system based on plasma water propulsion technology. 


Daring problems require daring solutions.  We boldly charge into uncharted territory knowing that no matter the outcome we will benefit from the journey and move closer to our goals no matter what. Our teams know that working at Momentus means more than building innovative technology, it means creating entirely new markets in the space economy. We are level-headed, business-minded strategic thinkers intent on providing immediate value to our customers today while simultaneously preparing for the vast possibilities of the future. If this sounds like you, we should talk.


Momentus is seeking a IT Engineer to support our rapid growth and mature our IT Operations. In this role, as a member of the internal IT team you will lead vulnerability / patch management efforts, manage corporate and operational mission IT infrastructure and provide deskside troubleshooting support to our business unit customers with a continuous improvement mindset. In doing so, you must think critically about how IT supports business operations, constantly striving to deliver a customer-focused service.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform software vulnerability/patch management. Work with cloud instance of and our third party providers to identify risks and remediate both manually and in an automated manner using Microsoft InTune utilizing a risk-prioritized methodology.
  • Provide timely technical support for a variety of break-fix work in response to end-user requests via hands-on effort within our headquarters office or through telephone / teleconference to our remote users.
  • Create, track and escalate user work requests, thoroughly documenting issues and closing tickets within the automated work order ticketing system. Provide feedback to IT leadership periodically to ensure effective solutions are implemented
  • Follow documented processes in a planned and coordinated way in line with departmental procedures and industry standards.
  • Provide support for internal and external audit/assessor/penetration testers.
  • Setup and configure Microsoft Windows laptops for end users, printers, peripherals and other computing equipment as needed.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment while managing multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Receive outline of work from management, then determine and apply the tools/resources necessary to achieve the department’s business objectives, projects and timelines.
  • Maintain professional work ethic, appearance, and communication style on the telephone, via email and in-person.
  • Demonstrate flexibility, troubleshooting skills, attention to detail, and ability to work in an interrupt-driven environment.
  • Exhibit punctuality and reliability on the job.
  • Excellent written and verbal technical communications skills.
  • Prior startup and/or aerospace experience is a plus.
  • Basic Knowledge of Patch Management, Solarwinds, Azure AD, MS Intune, Backup systems, Print management and Windows deployment and configuration preferred.

Education & Work Experience:

  • 3+ years’ experience in a technical discipline, including a combination of hardware and software desktop support in a Microsoft Windows environment, IT infrastructure services, networking and cloud architecture.
  • Microsoft certifications, A+, Network+ or related certifications a plus

Work Schedule

  • Assigned schedule within core business hours, M-F, and assigned rotating on call coverage as needed
  • Flexibility to occasionally work early or late hours, and extended weekend hours, typically with advance notice
  • On-site M-F in San Jose, CA office

Salary and option compensation is commensurate with experience and training. This is a full-time position in San Jose, California. This position requires access to export-controlled commodities, technical data, technology, software, and services. U.S. citizenship, U.S. legal permanent resident status, or protected person status under 8 U.S.C. § 1324b(a)(3) is required. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

To all recruitment agencies: Momentus does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our employees or any company email. Momentus will not be responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.


United States, San Jose, CA

Posted 4 months ago

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